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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Mon Jun 15, 2015
Evelyn Gregory

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept 2014) requiring help with reading and writing skills receive individualized help for one hour per week. Free program. Registration required.

Icon of the event Pyjama Time
6:45 pm - 7:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 25
Wed Apr 29
Wed May 27
Wed Jun 24
Icon of the event Leading to Reading Volunteers
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Mon Jun 15, 2015
Evelyn Gregory

Volunteers needed, adults, seniors and students (Grade 9 and up preferred), for one hour per week to provide individualized help for children (Grades 1-6) in reading at the library.

Icon of the event Children's Classics and Crafts
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Yorkville

Come and listen to some classic children's stories and make a craft to take home. All ages. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 21
Sat Apr 18
Sat May 16
Sat Jun 13
Icon of the event Meet Children's Author Andrew Larsen  -
Thu Apr 23, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Palmerston

Award-winning Canadian children's author Andrew Larsen will present and read from his new picture book "Charlie's Dirt Day" (December, 2014), the sequel to "Bye, Bye, Butterflies" (2012)....

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11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 17 months with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot Jan.5 - Jan. 17. Child's library card required. Draw on Jan...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 03
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 18 months to 30 months with their parents or caregivers. Register Jan. 5 - Jan. 17. Child's library card required. Draw Jan. 19.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 04
Icon of the event Junction Family Resource Centre @ Annette Street Library
Mon Mar 16, 2015 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Annette Street

Parents and caregivers can bring their children to the Junction Family Resource Centre program here at Annette Street Library for:...

Icon of the event Toddler/Preschool Storytime (19 months to 5 years)
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Yorkville

Stories, songs, and rhymes for children 19 months to 5 years with their parents or caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 02
Mon Mar 09
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 18 months to 30 months with their parents or caregivers. Register Mar. 23 - April 4. Child's library card required. Draw April 7.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 22
Wed Apr 29
Wed May 06
Wed May 13
Wed May 20